Tags archives: dominican-republic

VIDEO: Conservative Confronts Sen. Menendez Over Easter 2012 Travel Disclosure

Conservative activist and ‘gun girl’ Celia Bigelow confronted Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) this past weekend in Washington, D.C., over his whereabouts last Easter. Reporters following the Menendez scandal have pointed to this particular period of time as one that raises further questions about the allegations facing the Senator. Critics are not satisfied with the Senator’s reluctant partial disclosure. Menendez is being investigated for ethics violations for failing to report his travels to […]

WaPo: Escort Says Menendez Claims Were Made Up (Daily Caller Says Wrong Escort)

The Washington Post yesterday, reported that the escort who appeared on tape accusing Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) of paying her for sex, has recanted. The escort, Nexis de los Santos Santana, 23, said in an affidavit she was hired by lawyer Miguel Galvan to do a taped interview with journalists in mid-October. Galvan explained to her that a false account was needed for a divorce case. De los Santos said she was […]

American Prostitute Steps Forward in Menendez Scandal

Late last night, the Daily Caller leaked yet another development in the prostitute scandal involving  U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ). The DC referred to the prostitute as “Beth” who claims Mr. Menendez has become well known among high priced escorts “since at least 2008.” Beth referred to the Senator as a “hobbyist” – “Hobbyists,” she explained, are men who “‘hobby’ in seeing many girls, as many as they can,” referring to escorts […]

Sen. Lautenberg Says Sen. Menendez Should Keep Chairman Post

Senior U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) went on the record stating he does not see why the embattled U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) would need to step down as Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Via Roll Call – Asked if Menendez’s post was in jeopardy, Lautenberg said, “Not as is I see it. Bob Menendez is a good senator and decisions will be made in the review as to whether […]

Menendez Denies Claims of Overseas Prostitution Linked to Top Donor; Blames "Right Wing Blogs"

After a full week of stone-walling reporters, Senator Robert Menendez finally broke his silence on the alleged scandal that involves him, a top donor, and several prostitutes, some allegedly underage. Interviewed by CNN’s Dana Bash, the Senator was quoted as saying: The smears that right wing blogs have been pushing since the election, that is totally unsubstantiated — it’s amazing to me that anonymous, nameless, faceless individuals on a website […]

Voxxi Defends Co-Founder Dr. Salomon Melgen, Drug Cartels and the Vinicio Castillo Semán Connection (Update: Voxxi DELETES Article) (Update: Republishes)

Voxxi, a Latin American digital media organization co-founded by Dr. Salomon Melgen has released a post defending the “dignity” of Dr. Melgen. Melgen, whose office was recently raided by the FBI, is at the center of an ongoing investigation that includes U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D – New Jersey). The two are suspected of participating in sex parties with underage prostitutes in the Dominican Republic. In Voxxi’s post, Co-Founder Emilio Sanchez […]

President Clinton Among Frequent Visitors to Dominican Doctor Under FBI Investigation

The Miami Herald reported yesterday that frequent visitors of the now infamous Dr. Salomon Melgen included President Bill Clinton. According to the article, the Doctor would hold lavish fundraisers in his 5,000 sq. foot “Casa de Campo” house in the Dominican Republic. Patricia Goodman, a  former office administrator for Melgen gave a detailed interview on the man now under federal investigation. “There were things going on that I didn’t like, not necessarily in […]

Dr. Salomon Melgen Donates Nearly $200K to Dems

Dr. Salomon Melgen, now currently under investigation by the FBI alongside Sen. Bob Menendez (D-New Jersey) for their alleged activities with underage prostitutes in the Dominican Republic, is no stranger to both current and former Democrat Senators – FEC records show that “America’s Most Compassionate Doctor” has donated over $193,000 in support of Democrats in the Senate and other Congressional candidates, and PACs. Melgen contributed to some very notable campaigns including: […]